Result Details

North Carolina Public Schools (88.63% responded)
Bladen County Schools (98.88% responded)

 

Time

Q2.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about the use of time in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Class sizes are reasonable such that teachers have the time available to meet the needs of all students.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92290 / dk = 641
 
 
 
 

10%
29%
43%
17%
Bladen County Schools
n = 350 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
45%
25%

b. Teachers have time available to collaborate with colleagues.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92220 / dk = 536
 
 
 
 

6%
21%
51%
22%
Bladen County Schools
n = 349 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
54%
21%

c. Teachers are allowed to focus on educating students with minimal interruptions.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91993 / dk = 605
 
 
 
 

8%
25%
49%
18%
Bladen County Schools
n = 348 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
54%
21%

d. The non-instructional time provided for teachers in my school is sufficient.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91442 / dk = 1246
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
48%
15%
Bladen County Schools
n = 348 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
54%
17%

e. Efforts are made to minimize the amount of routine paperwork teachers are required to do.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 90335 / dk = 2344
 
 
 
 

14%
29%
44%
13%
Bladen County Schools
n = 340 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

12%
26%
49%
14%

f. Teachers have sufficient instructional time to meet the needs of all students.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91564 / dk = 1035
 
 
 
 

7%
27%
50%
16%
Bladen County Schools
n = 347 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
56%
19%

g. Teachers are protected from duties that interfere with their essential role of educating students.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91228 / dk = 1430
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
52%
19%
Bladen County Schools
n = 341 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
60%
17%

Q2.2 In an AVERAGE WEEK, how much time do you devote to the following activities during the school day (i.e., time for which you are under contract to be at the school)?
      None
      Less than or equal to 1 hour
      More than 1 hour but less than or equal to 3 hours
      More than 3 hours but less than or equal to 5 hours
      More than 5 hours but less than or equal to 10 hours
      More than 10 hours
n = number of responses


a. Individual planning time
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82540
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
18%
34%
25%
17%
3
Bladen County Schools
n = 308
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
19%
38%
23%
13%
2

b. Collaborative planning time
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82449
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
40%
39%
11%
2
0
Bladen County Schools
n = 306
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
37%
34%
15%
3
0

c. Supervisory duties
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82027
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
37%
33%
14%
6%
1
Bladen County Schools
n = 304
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
38%
32%
13%
6%
3

d. Required committee and/or staff meetings
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 81461
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
41%
47%
8%
2
0
Bladen County Schools
n = 302
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
41%
46%
8%
3
0

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 81550
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
44%
36%
11%
4%
1
Bladen County Schools
n = 302
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
46%
37%
8%
4
2

f. Communicating with parents/guardians and/or the community
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82293
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
46%
42%
8%
2
1
Bladen County Schools
n = 306
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
45%
41%
9%
4
0

g. Addressing student discipline issues
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82640
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
54%
29%
9%
3
1
Bladen County Schools
n = 308
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
53%
31%
8%
4%
0

h. Professional development
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 81681
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
55%
29%
5%
2
1
Bladen County Schools
n = 299
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
50%
33%
4%
4
0

i. Preparation for required federal, state, and local assessments
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82209
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
31%
33%
15%
8%
5%
Bladen County Schools
n = 303
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
30%
34%
15%
10%
5%

j. Delivery of assessments
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82590
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
30%
44%
15%
5%
2
Bladen County Schools
n = 306
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
31%
45%
14%
5%
1

k. Utilizing results of assessments
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82393
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
34%
41%
13%
5%
2
Bladen County Schools
n = 305
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
30%
46%
14%
5%
2

Q2.4 In an AVERAGE WEEK of teaching, how many hours do you spend on school-related activities outside of the regular school work day (before or after school, and/or on weekends)?
      None
      Less than or equal to 1 hour
      More than 1 hour but less than or equal to 3 hours
      More than 3 hours but less than or equal to 5 hours
      More than 5 hours but less than or equal to 10 hours
      More than 10 hours
n = number of responses
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 82772
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
5%
16%
22%
27%
28%
Bladen County Schools
n = 310
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
8%
21%
25%
25%
20%

 

Facilities and Resources

Q3.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about your school facilities and resources.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Teachers have sufficient access to appropriate instructional materials.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91958 / dk = 832
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
51%
23%
Bladen County Schools
n = 352 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
49%
15%

b. Teachers have sufficient access to instructional technology, including computers, printers, software and internet access.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92309 / dk = 330
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
48%
31%
Bladen County Schools
n = 351 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

9%
17%
49%
25%

c. Teachers have access to reliable communication technology, including phones, faxes and email.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92371 / dk = 308
 
 
 
 

2
7%
54%
37%
Bladen County Schools
n = 348 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
10%
59%
28%

d. Teachers have sufficient access to office equipment and supplies such as copy machines, paper, pens, etc.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92223 / dk = 351
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
51%
30%
Bladen County Schools
n = 351 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

8%
18%
53%
21%

e. Teachers have sufficient access to a broad range of professional support personnel.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91790 / dk = 874
 
 
 
 

3
13%
57%
26%
Bladen County Schools
n = 349 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
9%
65%
23%

f. The school environment is clean and well maintained.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92140 / dk = 739
 
 
 
 

3
11%
47%
39%
Bladen County Schools
n = 352 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4
10%
48%
38%

g. Teachers have adequate space to work productively.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91710 / dk = 658
 
 
 
 

2
9%
54%
35%
Bladen County Schools
n = 351
 
 
 
 

1
5%
59%
34%

h. The physical environment of classrooms in this school supports teaching and learning.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91735 / dk = 676
 
 
 
 

2
9%
54%
35%
Bladen County Schools
n = 349 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

2
11%
56%
31%

i. The reliability and speed of Internet connections in this school are sufficient to support instructional practices.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92212 / dk = 526
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
51%
25%
Bladen County Schools
n = 352
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
56%
20%

 

Community Support and Involvement

Q4.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about community support and involvement in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Parents/guardians are influential decision makers in this school.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 87298 / dk = 5259
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
55%
18%
Bladen County Schools
n = 339 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

3
22%
58%
17%

b. This school maintains clear, two-way communication with the community.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 90333 / dk = 2092
 
 
 
 

2
8%
62%
28%
Bladen County Schools
n = 341 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

3
8%
63%
26%

c. This school does a good job of encouraging parent/guardian involvement.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91058 / dk = 1436
 
 
 
 

2
8%
54%
36%
Bladen County Schools
n = 347 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
9%
58%
30%

d. Teachers provide parents/guardians with useful information about student learning.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91017 / dk = 1544
 
 
 
 

0
4
59%
37%
Bladen County Schools
n = 344 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

1
4%
60%
35%

e. Parents/guardians know what is going on in this school.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 89755 / dk = 2816
 
 
 
 

2
12%
56%
30%
Bladen County Schools
n = 340 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

1
14%
57%
27%

f. Parents/guardians support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 90303 / dk = 1953
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
57%
16%
Bladen County Schools
n = 345 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

6%
27%
57%
10%

g. Community members support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 88051 / dk = 4484
 
 
 
 

3
14%
63%
20%
Bladen County Schools
n = 340 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

4%
16%
66%
14%

h. The community we serve is supportive of this school.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 88762 / dk = 3757
 
 
 
 

3
12%
59%
26%
Bladen County Schools
n = 344 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
63%
16%

 

Managing Student Conduct

Q5.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about managing student conduct in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Students at this school understand expectations for their conduct.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92238 / dk = 347
 
 
 
 

4
11%
56%
30%
Bladen County Schools
n = 350 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
11%
56%
29%

b. Students at this school follow rules of conduct.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 92185 / dk = 299
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
57%
14%
Bladen County Schools
n = 346 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
58%
12%

c. Policies and procedures about student conduct are clearly understood by the faculty.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91675 / dk = 524
 
 
 
 

3
13%
56%
29%
Bladen County Schools
n = 345 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

3
13%
57%
27%

d. School administrators consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91367 / dk = 1174
 
 
 
 

8%
20%
47%
25%
Bladen County Schools
n = 340 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

8%
15%
49%
28%

e. School administrators support teachers' efforts to maintain discipline in the classroom.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91417 / dk = 1005
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
51%
31%
Bladen County Schools
n = 345 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

5%
8%
55%
32%

f. Teachers consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91414 / dk = 1125
 
 
 
 

3
17%
56%
25%
Bladen County Schools
n = 347 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

1
18%
55%
25%

g. The faculty work in a school environment that is safe.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91891 / dk = 642
 
 
 
 

2
5%
55%
38%
Bladen County Schools
n = 348 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

1
5%
59%
34%

 

Teacher Leadership

Q6.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about teacher leadership in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Teachers are recognized as educational experts.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91305 / dk = 960
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
56%
26%
Bladen County Schools
n = 341 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

3
14%
58%
25%

b. Teachers are trusted to make sound professional decisions about instruction.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91161 / dk = 801
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
54%
29%
Bladen County Schools
n = 342 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
10%
61%
27%

c. Teachers are relied upon to make decisions about educational issues.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 90586 / dk = 1457
 
 
 
 

4
15%
55%
26%
Bladen County Schools
n = 340 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

1
12%
62%
24%

d. Teachers are encouraged to participate in school leadership roles.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 91017 / dk = 1053
 
 
 
 

2
6%
55%
38%
Bladen County Schools
n = 337 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
33%

e. The faculty has an effective process for making group decisions to solve problems.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 88960 / dk = 3048
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
53%
24%
Bladen County Schools
n = 340 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

3
16%
54%
27%

f. In this school we take steps to solve problems.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 90131 / dk = 2050
 
 
 
 

3
14%
57%
26%
Bladen County Schools
n = 339 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

2
14%
58%
27%

g. Teachers are effective leaders in this school.
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 90860 / dk = 1257
 
 
 
 

2
10%
57%
31%
Bladen County Schools
n = 337 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

1
10%
59%
29%

Q6.2 Teachers have an appropriate role at your school in each of the following areas..
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Selecting instructional materials and resources
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 88312 / dk = 4314
 
 
 
 

4
15%
57%
24%
Bladen County Schools
n = 341 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

3
14%
60%
23%

b. Devising teaching techniques
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 89829 / dk = 2471
 
 
 
 

2
9%
61%
28%
Bladen County Schools
n = 341 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

2
9%
65%
24%

c. Setting grading and student assessment practices
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 88825 / dk = 3273
 
 
 
 

4
17%
58%
22%
Bladen County Schools
n = 341 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

2
14%
62%
22%

d. Determining the content of in-service professional development programs
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 86331 / dk = 5882
 
 
 
 

7%
28%
52%
13%
Bladen County Schools
n = 331 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

5%
30%
52%
13%

e. Establishing student discipline procedures
North Carolina Public Schools
n = 89350 / dk = 3164
 
 
 
 

5%
21%
57%
16%
Bladen County Schools
n = 343 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

5%
26%
55%
14%